Ford Police Vehicle

Model Police Vehicle made by Ford got 1 recall. There was one recall concerning structure .

Model 1979


CampaignManufacturerManufacturing dateType# of units affectedDate Owner notified MfgRecall Initiated byManufacturers of recalled vehicles/productsReport Recieved DateRecord Creation DateRegulation Part NumberFMVSS Number
79V116000FORD MOTOR COMPANYfrom 02/01/1979 to 03/01/1979V (Vehicle)1206/18/1979MFRFORD MOTOR COMPANY05/15/197910/12/1979
Defect SummaryThe involved vehicles were produced with frames that may have inadequately welded #2 crossmember assemblies. this could occur if certain manual weld operations were not performed during frame fabrication. severe operating conditions which may occur in police duty, may cause cracking around the gusset, allowing it to separate from the frame.
Consequence Summary
Corrective SummaryDealer will inspect and, if necessary, reweld the manual weld areas on the #2 crossmember assembly.
NotesVehicle description: passenger vehicles equipped with police package.system: structure; frame and members.consequences of defect: ifthis were to occur, the front suspension lower armwhich is attached to the gusset would also disengage from the frame, resultingis loss of steering control. this could lead to a vehicle accident.